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Button, Franklin D. Roosevelt

Button, Franklin D. Roosevelt

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Description
Franklin D. Roosevelt ran four campaigns as the Democratic candidate for president, winning each time—1932, 1936, 1940, and 1944. The design on this button has been copied by other candidates and even appeared on a Roosevelt compact marketed to women voters.
Object Name
Button
date made
ca1932
referenced
Roosevelt, Franklin Delano
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
red, white, blue (overall color)
Measurements
overall: 1 in; x 2.54 cm
ID Number
1986.0666.331
accession number
1986.0666
catalog number
1986.0666.331
Credit Line
Vicki L. Thorn
subject
Political Campaigns
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Political and Military History: Political History, Campaign Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith
Exhibition
Exhibition
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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